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The leader of Sweden's Centre Party, Annie Lööf, will on Thursday announce the results of her talks with other party leaders a week after she was tasked with trying to break the political deadlock.
Marriages involving a minor and carried out overseas will no longer be recognized in Sweden under any circumstances after parliament approved a change in the law on Wednesday afternoon.
Thousands of exchange students come to Sweden every year and then leave. But some of them come back – sometimes for good. We spoke to some of these 'boomerang students' to find out what made them want more of Sweden.
Swedish furniture giant Ikea warns it could cut 7,500 jobs around the world.
Swedes are expected to shop for around 6.5 billion kronor ($716 million) on Black Friday, according to postal service Postnord.
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The world's biggest Ikea store is set to open in 2020, said the company.
UN envoy Martin Griffiths was set to start laying the groundwork for peace talks in Sweden as he headed to war-torn Yemen on Wednesday, after fresh fighting shook the flashpoint city of Hodeida.
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In Sweden, the quality of your housing, family connections, and health is likely to vary significantly depending on where you were born and your level of education. These are some of the demographic differences highlighted in a new report by Statistics Sweden.
A Stockholm-based drone entrepreneur has been ordered to leave Sweden within a month after the Migration Agency confirmed its decision to deny him a work visa extension because he went several months without a salary.
Sweden has climbed slightly in a prestigious annual ranking of the world's most competitive countries, rising from ninth to eighth place in the report from a leading Swiss business school.
Around ten rejected Afghan asylum seekers were transported to a Stockholm airport for deportation on Monday evening, following a mass protest outside the Migration Agency custody centre.
Worried the festive season has become an exercise in consumerism and Black Friday shopping? Swedish retailers predict the Christmas gift of the year will be something much more sustainable.
Will the move to expand its Nobel Literature Prize jury to include non-members help save the Swedish Academy?
"Let's start at the beginning of the adventure," says actor Simone Coppo, speaking to The Local from his Rome apartment to discuss his role in the hugely successful Swedish drama Vår tid är nu.
Around 100 people have gathered in Märsta, north of Stockholm, on Monday in an attempt to stop the deportation of a group of Afghan citizens.
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A Swedish school leaver has been ordered to pay 10,000 kronor ($1,112) in damages to a female pupil he described using a sexually explicit term inspired by Norwegian teen show Skam.